Idiom: Out of the gate running
If someone comes out of the gate running, they start something at a fast pace, without any build-up.Country: International English | Subject Area: Sport | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Running on empty
- First out of the gate
- Hit the ground running
- Do the running
- Running on fumes
- Like a bull at a gate
- In the running
- Running with the hare and hunting with the hounds
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